Pushing Back the Sea

Pushing Back the Sea by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com

The City of Colombo expands westward into the Indian Ocean as work on the Port City continues. Sri Lanka, May 2017. 660 acres of sea will be reclaimed in a project that began in 2014. In 2004, the Indian Ocean Tsunami killed over 35,000 people in Sri Lanka, overwhelming hundreds of kilometres of coast.

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    One thought on “Pushing Back the Sea

    1. Hope the crooks making big $$$ from all this will ensure that the “reclaimed” land will withstand another tsunami.

      Don’t have much hope they will.

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